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Laurent Martin “Lo”, Zéphir, 2017. Weathered bamboo, titan braid thread, leads and ceramic ball, 55 x 55 x 100 cm, 140 cm rotation diameter. Image courtesy of Puerta Roja.


Puerta Roja Presents Zhu Qi 「竹氣」, the First Solo Exhibition of Laurent Martin “Lo” in Hong Kong

1 FEBRUARY, 2018 – HONG KONG - Puerta Roja is proud to present Zhu Qi「竹氣」, the first solo exhibition of Laurent Martin “Lo” in Hong Kong, with a new series of his bamboo artworks inspired by the artist’s travels to Hong Kong and the city’s iconic junk boats. Titled Zhu Qi, which is the literal meaning for chi or energy of bamboo, the exhibition is centred around the theme of wind and sails referring to Hong Kong’s maritime origins and seascapes. Zhu Qi will run from 28 February to 5 May to initiate the gallery’s 2018 programme.